The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 253 372 347
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -25
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 475 289 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.07% 0.64% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.22% 2.53% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 388 186 239
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,600 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11267 11406 12348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.12% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9222 9165 10383
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +74 123 £60,000 +26.31% 18
Uxbridge - 17 £60,000 -
Greenwich - 16 £47,500 -
Greenford - 6 £60,000 - 3
Hammersmith -10 3 £42,500 -
Hounslow - 3 - -
Westminster - 2 £46,000 -
New Malden -11 1 £44,000 -
Grays - 1 £18,500 -
Ilford - 1 £21,500 -
Wembley - 1 £60,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 835 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 194 (23.23%) Windows
3 191 (22.87%) ITIL
4 188 (22.51%) Microsoft
5 149 (17.84%) DV Cleared
6 142 (17.01%) Finance
7 125 (14.97%) Degree
8 111 (13.29%) MS Excel
9 107 (12.81%) Firewall
10 106 (12.69%) C
10 106 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
10 106 (12.69%) Active Directory
11 104 (12.46%) Cisco
12 102 (12.22%) SQL
13 90 (10.78%) Juniper
14 87 (10.42%) Service Management
15 84 (10.06%) Linux
16 83 (9.94%) LAN
16 83 (9.94%) Oracle
17 82 (9.82%) VMware
18 79 (9.46%) WAN
19 77 (9.22%) PRINCE2
20 76 (9.10%) HP
20 76 (9.10%) Change Management
21 75 (8.98%) SharePoint
22 70 (8.38%) Project Management
23 69 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
24 67 (8.02%) Java
25 66 (7.90%) Wireless
25 66 (7.90%) VMware Infrastructure

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 75 (8.98%) SharePoint
2 48 (5.75%) Lync
3 27 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 16 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (1.80%) IIS
6 14 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (1.44%) Office Communications Server
8 12 (1.44%) SAP Portal
8 12 (1.44%) SAP EP
8 12 (1.44%) NetWeaver
9 11 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.96%) JBoss
12 7 (0.84%) LiveLink
12 7 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.72%) Apache
Applications
1 111 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.47%) MS Office
3 14 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.20%) MS Project
6 7 (0.84%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.60%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (3.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 25 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.48%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.36%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.24%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.24%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.24%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.24%) SAP CS
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.24%) RMDS
7 2 (0.24%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.24%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.63%) Office 365
2 8 (0.96%) SaaS
3 7 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.24%) IaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.24%) PaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.12%) Taleo
6 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 107 (12.81%) Firewall
2 83 (9.94%) LAN
3 79 (9.46%) WAN
4 66 (7.90%) Wireless
5 39 (4.67%) TCP/IP
6 38 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 37 (4.43%) Network Security
8 35 (4.19%) SAN
9 32 (3.83%) DSL
9 32 (3.83%) SNMP
9 32 (3.83%) Structured Cabling
10 31 (3.71%) Wireless Security
11 27 (3.23%) NAS
12 25 (2.99%) HTTP
12 25 (2.99%) DNS
12 25 (2.99%) IP Telephony
13 22 (2.63%) VPN
14 19 (2.28%) VoIP
14 19 (2.28%) Internet
14 19 (2.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.75%) Oracle Database
3 13 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (0.72%) MySQL
6 6 (0.72%) NoSQL
6 6 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.60%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (0.48%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.48%) Impala
9 3 (0.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.68%) JIRA
3 12 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (1.20%) Cucumber
5 8 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.96%) Selenium
5 8 (0.96%) JMeter
5 8 (0.96%) Ant
6 6 (0.72%) ClearCase
6 6 (0.72%) LoadRunner
6 6 (0.72%) Subversion
7 5 (0.60%) Maven
7 5 (0.60%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.48%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.48%) Yeoman
9 3 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.36%) JUnit
10 2 (0.24%) Toad
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
General
1 142 (17.01%) Finance
2 62 (7.43%) Telecoms
3 48 (5.75%) Retail
4 18 (2.16%) Military
5 17 (2.04%) Marketing
6 16 (1.92%) Banking
7 15 (1.80%) Legal
8 14 (1.68%) Aerospace
9 12 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.48%) Electronics
11 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
12 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.12%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) Publishing
13 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 161 (19.28%) Consultant
2 94 (11.26%) Architect
3 55 (6.59%) Network Engineer
4 51 (6.11%) Analyst
5 49 (5.87%) Developer
6 43 (5.15%) Project Manager
7 42 (5.03%) DBA
8 35 (4.19%) Service Manager
9 30 (3.59%) Test Consultant
10 29 (3.47%) Microsoft Consultant
10 29 (3.47%) Oracle DBA
10 29 (3.47%) Programme Manager
11 28 (3.35%) Security Consultant
12 26 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
12 26 (3.11%) Senior Network Engineer
13 23 (2.75%) Test Manager
13 23 (2.75%) Network Architect
14 22 (2.63%) Technical Architect
15 21 (2.51%) Support Engineer
15 21 (2.51%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.67%) HTML
2 36 (4.31%) .NET
3 32 (3.83%) Web Services
4 31 (3.71%) CSS
5 28 (3.35%) XML
6 27 (3.23%) HTML5
7 24 (2.87%) J2EE
8 15 (1.80%) JSON
9 13 (1.56%) jQuery
9 13 (1.56%) Hibernate
9 13 (1.56%) Spring
9 13 (1.56%) RESTful
10 12 (1.44%) SAP Smart Forms
10 12 (1.44%) BAPI
10 12 (1.44%) Web Dynpro
10 12 (1.44%) SAP Business Workflow
11 11 (1.32%) JSP
12 9 (1.08%) XML Messaging
12 9 (1.08%) AngularJS
13 8 (0.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (5.51%) Management Information System
2 46 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 44 (5.27%) Clustering
4 36 (4.31%) GIS
5 26 (3.11%) Open Source
6 22 (2.63%) Replication
7 18 (2.16%) CESG
8 11 (1.32%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.32%) CMDB
9 10 (1.20%) Physics
9 10 (1.20%) Human Factors
9 10 (1.20%) Life Science
9 10 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.20%) User Experience
10 9 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.08%) CESG CLAS
11 7 (0.84%) PKI
11 7 (0.84%) CCTV
12 6 (0.72%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 194 (23.23%) Windows
2 84 (10.06%) Linux
3 59 (7.07%) UNIX
4 51 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (2.16%) SUSE
8 17 (2.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 15 (1.80%) Windows 7
10 13 (1.56%) Windows XP
11 10 (1.20%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.08%) Solaris
12 9 (1.08%) Android
12 9 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.72%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.72%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.72%) Debian
14 4 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.48%) CentOS
15 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (22.87%) ITIL
2 106 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (10.42%) Service Management
4 77 (9.22%) PRINCE2
5 76 (9.10%) Change Management
6 70 (8.38%) Project Management
7 63 (7.54%) Service Delivery
8 52 (6.23%) Migration
9 47 (5.63%) Mentoring
10 45 (5.39%) Risk Management
11 41 (4.91%) Information Security
12 38 (4.55%) Incident Management
13 37 (4.43%) CRM
14 34 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 34 (4.07%) Problem Management
15 33 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
16 32 (3.83%) Data Migration
16 32 (3.83%) ITSM
17 31 (3.71%) Use Case
18 30 (3.59%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (12.69%) C
2 102 (12.22%) SQL
3 67 (8.02%) Java
4 38 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 29 (3.47%) C#
6 28 (3.35%) Shell Script
7 21 (2.51%) Perl
8 19 (2.28%) C++
9 17 (2.04%) AWK
9 17 (2.04%) Bourne shell
9 17 (2.04%) sed
10 15 (1.80%) PHP
11 13 (1.56%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.44%) ABAP
12 12 (1.44%) SAPscript
13 10 (1.20%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.08%) Ruby
15 8 (0.96%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.84%) Python
17 5 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 835 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 149 (17.84%) DV Cleared
3 125 (14.97%) Degree
4 69 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 48 (5.75%) CCNP
6 41 (4.91%) MCSE
7 39 (4.67%) CCSE
8 34 (4.07%) CCIE
8 34 (4.07%) MCITP
9 33 (3.95%) ISEB
10 24 (2.87%) ISTQB
10 24 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 23 (2.75%) CCNA
11 23 (2.75%) CISSP
12 18 (2.16%) CTC Cleared
13 16 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 15 (1.80%) CCIA
14 15 (1.80%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 15 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (7.19%) QA
2 49 (5.87%) SLA
3 31 (3.71%) JSP 440
4 20 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.08%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.48%) COBIT
8 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.12%) GPG13
System Software
1 106 (12.69%) Active Directory
2 66 (7.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 26 (3.11%) XenApp
5 19 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (2.16%) Firmware
6 18 (2.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (1.32%) NFS
8 10 (1.20%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.96%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.72%) vSphere
10 6 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.48%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.24%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.24%) Snort
13 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (4.91%) OpenView
2 25 (2.99%) CiscoWorks
3 24 (2.87%) SCCM
3 24 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (2.28%) Data Guard
5 18 (2.16%) SCOM
6 15 (1.80%) HP SIM
7 11 (1.32%) SCOrch
8 8 (0.96%) SCVMM
9 7 (0.84%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
10 6 (0.72%) SCDPM
11 5 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.60%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.48%) Puppet
12 4 (0.48%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.48%) XenMobile
13 3 (0.36%) Ansible
13 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 188 (22.51%) Microsoft
2 104 (12.46%) Cisco
3 90 (10.78%) Juniper
4 83 (9.94%) Oracle
5 82 (9.82%) VMware
6 76 (9.10%) HP
7 58 (6.95%) CheckPoint
8 53 (6.35%) Remedy
9 46 (5.51%) Citrix
10 29 (3.47%) F5
11 27 (3.23%) BMC
12 26 (3.11%) SAP
13 23 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
14 20 (2.40%) Fujitsu
15 17 (2.04%) Red Hat
15 17 (2.04%) NetApp
15 17 (2.04%) Dell
16 16 (1.92%) EMC
16 16 (1.92%) IBM
16 16 (1.92%) Adobe
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excleent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 80,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Overtime + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £6000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago